Critical Thinking in Nursing Case Studies Across the Curriculum

ISBN-10: 0805385371

ISBN-13: 9780805385373

Edition: 2000

Authors: Carol Green

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For sophomore/senior level-courses in Maternal Child Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Home Care Nursing, Medical Surgical Nursing, and Mental Health Nursing; requires a prerequisite course in Fundamentals of Nursing. Written by a leader in the movement to incorporate critical thinking skills into the classroom learning environment, this innovative and insightful workbook contains 92 real-life cases that address all aspects of nursing careassessment, analyzing data, planning care, evaluating benefits and possible consequences of care, and more. Using these cases as a vehicle to help students both understand and apply the cognitive and affective components that influence critical thinking, it enhances their reasoning skills on common and complex health problems, and allows them to practice attitude and cognitive thinking skills in a safe environment. Easily incorporated throughout the entire nursing curriculum, this workbook is ideal for assignments, as a springboard for classroom discussions, or as a self-directed text. Contents include an introduction to critical thinking, an historical overview of critical thinking, an in-depth discussion on the affective and cognitive components of critical thinking, plus complete explanations on how to use activities in the book.
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List price: $94.40
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 7/13/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Adult Health Nursing
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Acute Pulmonary Edema
Adenocarcinoma of the Colon
Atrial Dysrhythmia: Rapid Heart Rate
Bleeding Esophageal Varices
Breast Cancer
Complicated Diabetes Mellitus
Congestive Heart Failure
Diabetes Mellitus
Fluid Retention of Unknown Etiology
Hepatitis B
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection
Living with a Cardiac Pacemaker
Multiple Sclerosis
Renal Calculi
Respiratory Compromise Following Hip Surgery
Spinal Cord Injury
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Community and Home Care Nursing
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
Alzheimer's Disease
Central Line Care
Choosing to Die
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Congestive Heart Failure
Crisis Intervention
Decubitus Ulcer
Fecal Impaction
Health Screening
Infected Foot Wound
Medication Error
Neighborhood Assessment
Palliative Care
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease
Urinary Tract Infection
Maternal-Newborn Nursing
Adolescent Mother and Attachment Issues
Cesarean Birth and Recovery
Early Postpartal Hematoma
Ectopic Pregnancy
Gestational Diabetes
HELLP Syndrome
Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Induction of Labor
Multiple Births
Postpartum Depression
Primigravida Labor
Pueperal Eclampsia
Teenage Pregnancy and Premature Labor
Uterine Tear
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
Nursing Care of Children
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD) in Premature Infants
Cultural Differences and Breastfeeding
Gastroesophageal Reflux (GER)
Heroin and Cocaine Addiction
Hirschsprung's Disease
Iron Deficiency Anemia
Osteoseptic Arthritis
Otitis Media
Pneumonia and Asthma
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Surgical Preparation
Third-Degree Burns
Traumatic Closed Brain Injury
Mental Health Nursing
Adolescent Client
Adolescent Depression
Antisocial Personality Disorder
Anxiety and Panic Attacks
Delusional Behavior
Depression and Suicidal Ideation
Eating Disorder: Anorexia
Involuntary Hospital Admission
Long-Term Care
Paranoid Schizophrenia
Patient-Care Giver Conflict
Potentially Dangerous Home Health Visit
Restrained Patient
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